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Judge dismisses TIF case
Ward to retire from MN House after 2018 session
News briefs: Police seek volunteer reserve officers, Absentee voting begins in Senate District 54
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
Grant funds new sergeant, new task force on sex trafficking
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Boys' hockey roundup: Raptors pick up SEC win vs. Stillwater
Claugherty's hat trick leads Raptors past Royals
Girls' hockey: Offensive mindset starts to pay off for Wolfpack
Eagles felled by last-second shot
Big second half lifts Royals past Raptors
St. Paul Park church to hold artisan fair
Falteisek to perform in holiday concert in Woodbury
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
New Life Academy musical 'Singin' in the Rain' set to make a splash
A Halloween bash: Cottage Grove Strawberry Fest celebrates with 10th annual parade
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TOWN OF GREY CLOUD ISLAND: 1/26/18 Public Test of Voting Equip.
FORECLOSURE- POSTPONEMENT: U.S. Bank vs David R. Wirkus
Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
Cottage Grover's online apparel business supports animal non-profits
Twin Cities-based pizza joint declares itself home of 'Minnesota-style' pizza
New Afton boutique offers kids' fashion, parties fit for a princess
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Viewpoint: The importance of career and college readiness
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December 28, 2017
Slippery snowfall creates dangerous commute, Highway 61 traffic crashes pile up
A slick Highway 61 caused at least two dozen crashes during the all-day snowfall Dec. 28. Most crashes caused only minor injuries and minor damage,...
December 28, 2017 - 4:34pm
Sickened by toxic 9/11 dust, poet's dying wish was to come home to Minnesota and she died right after landing
ST. PAUL—As Holly Anderson, 62, looked out the airplane window last Friday, Dec. 22 ,at the sun setting over the Mississippi River, she...
December 28, 2017 - 12:14pm
December 27, 2017
Update: Footprints, loose pooch led police to missing Prescott man
PRESCOTT — Reports of a man missing in dangerous temperatures ended with him being found cold, but alive. Prescott Police Chief Rob Funk...
December 27, 2017 - 12:05pm
December 26, 2017
Newport public safety reports: Fuel pump knocked over
Property damage Two guests at Red Rock Lodge, 1280 Hastings Ave., are suspected of causing $250 in damage to the room before checking out Dec....
December 26, 2017 - 7:49am
December 25, 2017
'Theatre for social change'
Middle school can be a tough time to navigate changing friendships. Tim Hofmann, principal at Cottage Grove Middle School, said most disciplinary...
December 25, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 23, 2017
Cottage Grove police reports: Musical instrument delivery stolen
A 40-year-old Hastings male was cited for shoplifting at Kohl's, 7990 Hardwood Ave., Dec. 5. Cheyenne Jean Fillion, 37, of Grey Cloud Island...
December 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
Commentary: 'New' Minnesota Capitol, enlarged political divide
ST. PAUL—Oh, what a year 2017 was in Minnesota politics. It all started innocently enough, with the state Capitol re-opening after years...
December 23, 2017 - 8:02am
December 22, 2017
Accused leader of 'large-scale' sex trafficking operation receives 14 years in prison
One of two people accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of a Twin Cities suburb was sentenced to 14 years in prison for his role in...
December 22, 2017 - 11:18am
December 21, 2017
St. Paul Park police reports: Disorderly conduct in school
A 17-year-old Cottage Grove resident was cited for a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the 1000 block of Marshall Avenue Dec....
December 21, 2017 - 8:27pm
Waste designation in Washington, Ramsey counties upsets haulers
Local sanitation companies are raising rates and seeking new locations to haul some waste by Jan. 1 in preparation of new county waste guidelines....
December 21, 2017 - 5:40pm
Minn. fire deaths up 30 percent this year
ST. PAUL -- Fire deaths have increased 30 percent in Minnesota so far this year to 56, and officials are worried about the historically dangerous...
December 21, 2017 - 9:19am
Prison for South St. Paul woman who robbed Woodbury pharmacy
A former South St. Paul teacher will serve just under two years in prison for robbing a Woodbury pharmacy earlier this year. A Washington County...
December 21, 2017 - 7:49am
December 20, 2017
Former Twin Cities radio personality Dubay admits assaulting woman
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—Former Twin Cities sports-radio personality Jeff Dubay, who has previously run afoul of the law for methamphetamine...
December 20, 2017 - 8:50pm
Remains of Minnesota sailor, killed at Pearl Harbor, to be laid to rest
The remains of a Minnesota sailor are being returned home 76 years after he was killed in action during World War II. U.S. Navy 2nd Class Radioman...
December 20, 2017 - 7:49am
December 19, 2017
Minn. GOP state senator announces run for U.S. Senate
ST. MARY'S POINT, Minn.—State Sen. Karin Housley, a Republican from Washington County, announced Tuesday that she'll run for the U.S. Senate...
December 19, 2017 - 9:48pm